The average salary for a Resource Teacher is $47,461.
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Job Description for Resource Teacher
Resource teachers are instructors who specifically teach students with physical and/or learning disabilities. The specialized environment that resource teachers help provide focuses on life skills and academic goals tailored to the students' needs. Resource teachers often do not work with children on an individual basis on individual subjects; instead, they are more likely to work with small groups of students on a wider array of subjects. Resource teachers must be able to use - and help stude…Read more
Resource Teacher Tasks
- Organize and maintain resource center, identifying student needs and meeting them.
- Deliver tests and assessments to students and teachers, then interpret results.
- Work with teachers to coordinate, implement, and assess curriculum, supplies and materials.
- Assist with special needs students and related curriculum and supplementary materials.
- Deliver instructional programs and track data to monitor their impact.
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Popular Skills for Resource Teacher
Skills in Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Curriculum Planning, Leadership and Childhood Education.
Pay by Experience Level for Resource Teacher
An entry-level Resource Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,806 based on 47 salaries. An early career Resource Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,026 based on 81 salaries. A mid-career Resource Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,427 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Resource Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,560 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $57,913.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Resource Teacher in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 32.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana (22.2% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (15.9% more).
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